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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 94%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:39 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 22' North, Longitude: 163° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.20 meters/second, 1613.5 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 32' 06.8"1002.56 miwest0° 11' 12.3"12.83 misouth1002.76 mi
24 hours11° 11' 57.8"772.48 mieast4° 34' 27.4"314.32 misouth835.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KiritimatiWed 2:46 AM755 km469 miles407 nmEast-southeast ESE
Baker IslandTue 12:46 AM1500 km932 miles810 nmWest-southwest WSW
FakaofoWed 1:46 AM1737 km1079 miles938 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HonoluluTue 2:46 AM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Wed 2:46 AM2204 km1370 miles1190 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FunafutiWed 12:46 AM2377 km1477 miles1283 nmSouthwest SW
TarawaWed 12:46 AM2616 km1626 miles1413 nmWest W
AlofiTue 1:46 AM2680 km1665 miles1447 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MajuroWed 12:46 AM2802 km1741 miles1513 nmWest W
RarotongaTue 2:46 AM2864 km1779 miles1546 nmSouth S
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